Clock (Bracket clock)

  • Category:

    Clocks, Watches, and Scientific Instruments

  • Creator (Role):

    Thomas Parker (Maker)

  • Place of Origin:

    Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1795-1810

  • Materials:

    Tulip poplar; Walnut; Brass; Iron

  • Museum Object Number:

    1959.0641 A- C


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1959.0641 A- C

Object Name

Clock (Bracket clock)

Category

Clocks, Watches, and Scientific Instruments

Credit Line/Donor

Bequest of Henry Francis du Pont

Creator (Role)

Thomas Parker (Maker)

Place of Origin

Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

Origin Notes

Philadelphia and possibly England.

Date

1795-1810

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Signature; Backplate; "Tho.\s Parker/ Philadelphia' inscribed in cartouche

Materials

Tulip poplar; Walnut; Brass; Iron

Dimensions (inches)

19.25 (H) , 11.25 (W) , 7.75 (D)

Dimensions (centimeters)

48.9 (H) , 28.575 (W) , 19.69 (D)

Measurement Notes

OH with handle up, OW at feet, OD at feet, H (top of case) 17.25 in.

Object Description

Text available soon.